Old Pulteney Malt Whisky 70Cl - Spicy

£ 32.00
£45.72/litre

Product Description

  • Single Malt Scotch Whisky Aged 12 Years
  • Visit www.oldpulteney.com for more information.
  • Matured wholly in air-dried, hand-selected ex-bourbon casks, the 'unashamedly excellent' Old Pulteney 12-years-old is the definitive expression in the Old Pulteney family.
  • Appearance: Deep amber, red golden (with a slight pink hue) sparkling with a copper glow.
  • Aroma: Medium to high intensity with a briny hint of sea air.
  • Tasting Notes: Dry, medium bodied and smooth, redolent of honey and cream, faintly salty with a slight spicy note and a sweet long-lasting finish.
  • The Maritime Malt.
  • Pulteney Distillery lies on the rugged northern coast of Scotland and is the most northerly distillery on the mainland. Established in the port of Wick in 1826, this fine single malt is steeped in seafaring history. Back then, the windswept distillery was only accessible by sea and, as one of the busiest herring ports in the world, many of the distillery workers were also hardy fishermen. It is little wonder that Old Pulteney is known as 'The Maritime Malt'.
  • Today, Old Pulteney Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky is created using the same traditional methods of the 1800's. The copper wash still, in particular, is a source of fascination to visitors due to the absence of a 'swan neck'. Legend has it that, when the still was delivered, it was too tall for the still house and the manager simply decided to cut the top off! This shape, known as a "smuggler's kettle", contributes to the distinctive style of the whisky. It has also influenced the unique shape of the bottle.
  • "Unashamedly excellent and deserves so much more recognition around the world".
  • Jim Murray, Whisky Writer.
  • ‘The Maritime Malt'
  • Pack size: 70cl

Information

Tasting Notes

  • Dry, medium bodied and smooth, redolent of honey and cream, faintly salty with a slight spicy note and a sweet long-lasting finish.

Region of Origin

Wine Colour

Alcohol Units

28

ABV

40% vol

Current Vintage

Producer

Type of Closure

Wine Maker

Country

Scotland

Alcohol Type

Spirits

Taste Category

Grape Variety

Vinification Details

History

Regional Information

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Country of Origin

Scotland

Packed In

Scotland

Name and address

  • Distilled, Matured & Bottled by:
  • Pulteney Distillery Co.,
  • KW1 5BA.

Return to

  • Pulteney Distillery Co.,
  • KW1 5BA.
  • www.oldpulteney.com

Lower age limit

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents

70 Centilitres ℮

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